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One poll, and its pitfalls

India is one country, but we need to recognise the existence of 29 states within this country and each state having its own elected government.

15 Jul 2018 12:15 AM

Nitish’s summersault likely before 2019 polls

Nitish Kumar, who had displayed flip-flop attitude in recent times, might do another summersault before the 2019 Lok Sabha elections.

07 Jul 2018 12:10 AM

Verdict in 2019 might be all about alliances

In 2019, victory may depend largely on the question of which side can form the bigger or a stronger alliance.

26 Jun 2018 12:46 AM

No sign of a Modi wave, but voters did want to bring change in K’taka

The BJP ended up winning 104 seats, while the Congress ended up winning 78 seats.

16 May 2018 1:06 AM

Dalit anger boils, BJP set to face a hard time

The dalits deserted the Congress, for which they have been voting a long time, and backed the BJP in 2014.

17 Apr 2018 1:00 AM


Cong seems to have an early edge in Karnataka

The state Assembly has already passed a resolution for a separate state flag for Karnataka, and the bill is pending with the Centre.

02 Apr 2018 3:43 AM

Gorakhpur, Phulpur: A story beyond 2 seats

Gorakhpur was represented in Parliament by chief minister Yogi Adityanath and Phulpur by his deputy Keshav Prasad Maurya.

19 Mar 2018 6:41 AM

Northeast polls: It’s advantage BJP

The BJP is sure to gain in this region, but that may still not be enough to win elections in these states.

12 Feb 2018 5:58 AM

Cong’s prospects seem better than before

The electoral prospects may look promising for the Congress, but only by these narratives and factors.

02 Jan 2018 3:08 AM

Verdict 2017: Questions of identity trumps over real issues in 2 states

The victory of the BJP was hardly doubtful in Himachal as that state has a history of handing its government to alternate parties.

19 Dec 2017 1:28 AM


Gujarat election is Rahul’s litmus test

The Congress, which Rahul Gandhi is all set to lead is very different from what it was in the past.

26 Nov 2017 4:34 AM

In Himachal, it’s advantage BJP as Congress scores ‘self-goals’

If the Congress loses this election, which seems imminent, the party will not have been defeated by the BJP but in all likelihood by the Cong itself.

07 Nov 2017 12:17 AM

Electoral bonds won’t lead to fairer politics

The way the bonds are being introduced for political contributions cannot help in making political funding more transparent.

16 Oct 2017 4:40 AM

Growing discontent against Modi govt

Electoral failure in different universities should be a matter of concern for the BJP.

02 Oct 2017 12:32 AM

For BJP, 2019 poses hardly any challenge

Even in a state like Bihar where it lost the election, it has managed to form the govt demonstrating the clever art of politics.

20 Aug 2017 1:32 AM


BJP’s choice of Prez, V-P are means to an end

It is true that the BJP of 2014 was not the BJP which was under the leadership of Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee.

22 Jul 2017 12:08 AM

Beyond poll reforms, basic changes needed

The analysis indicates a huge gap between the eligible young voters and registered young voters across various states.

10 Jul 2017 12:19 AM

Farmers’ crisis likely to escalate for BJP

It would be a complete lie to say that people are unhappy with the three years of Modi government at the Centre.

25 Jun 2017 12:19 AM

In South and East, BJP on Mission Expansion

There is hardly any doubt that the BJP is gaining popularity among the people of Odisha.

09 Jun 2017 2:20 AM

BJP’s winning mantra: Optics over delivery

Modi has cemented his position as the tallest leader in the country.

27 May 2017 12:50 AM